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Red Sky at Night by Elly Mackay

Red Sky at Night

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Red Sky at Night by Elly Mackay
Hardcover $17.99
May 01, 2018 | ISBN 9781101917831

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One of New York Public Library’s Best Books for Kids 2018
One of Canadian Children’s Book Centre‘s Best Book Covers of 2018
Considered for one of Horn Book’s CaldeNott Honour Books 2019

PRAISE FOR Red Sky at Night:

“With MacKay’s dreamy cut-paper collage art featuring two siblings exploring outdoors, the old-fashioned approach to weather is oddly reassuring.” New York Times

“[T]his makes a perfect fit for primary weather units.” —Starred Review, Booklist

“A curated collection of old-timey weather sayings is artfully brought to life in this exquisite informational picture book.” Starred Review, Quill & Quire

“Distinctive, luminous illustrations delight the eye.” —Kirkus Reviews

“MacKay . . . once again relies on inventive, diorama-style artwork to create a moving story.” —Publishers Weekly

“A wonderful resource for nature lovers and for any classroom, especially for art and science curricula.” School Library Journal

“[T]his transfixing picture book will teach something new to cloud-watchers everywhere.” –BookPage

“[A] clever picture book. . . . Budding and amateur meteorologists will enjoy this title, as will Canadian adults and children alike. . . . Highly Recommended.” CM Magazine

“A memorable collection of weather sayings, beautifully arranged in story form and illustrated by renowned paper artist Elly MacKay.” –The Avidly


Junior Library Guild Selection SELECTION 2018

Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award SHORTLIST 2018

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